Thursday, August 16, 2018



Eastern States Exclusives

Mahaney Has Career Best in Eastern States 200 – DTD Exclusive

By KEN BRUCE After struggling through the early portions of the 2017 season, Mike Mahaney has been strong as of late.  He secured a well...

Godown Wins the Hard Charger Award for the Eastern States 200 – DTD Exclusive

By KEN BRUCE Ryan Godown has not had what he would call a great season so far in 2017 and this weekend’s endeavors seemed to...

Friesen Holds Off Hearn to Win Eastern States 100 for Small-Blocks at Orange County...

By KEN BRUCE Stewart Friesen and his Halmar Friesen Racing Team continued their hot streak on Saturday at the “Legendary House of Power” by winning...

Hearn Back on Top of Eastern States 200 – DTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT Last year Brett Hearn lost the Eastern States 200 on the final lap as his right rear tire went south allowing Stewart...

Eastern States 200 Sunday Notebook – DTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT and JEFF WITHEY Stewart Friesen came up short in his quest to capture the Eastern States 200 for the second year in...

This & That – A Weekend at Middletown – DTD Exclusive

By ED & BETTY BIITTIG The trip to the 56th running of the Eastern States event has had many changes over the years. What started...

Hindley Ends 2017 on a High Note – DTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT It’s been a tough couple of years for Monticello, N.Y., driver Tim Hindley. Hindley’s car owner Dave Phillips passed away unexpectedly and...

News, Notes and Quotes from Saturday’s Eastern States 100 for 358-Modifieds – DTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT The Eastern States 100 lived up to the hype on Saturday afternoon as the race featured multiple passes for the lead, tire...



Eastern States News

2017 CRSA Sprint Tour Finale: Radivoy Takes the OCFS Trohpy, Trombley is Crowned the...

MIDDLETOWN, NY - It was the biggest event and stage of the 2017 Super Gen Products/Champion Power Equipment CRSA Sprint Tour Season. The stars and...

Brett Hearn Captures 12th Eastern States 200 (RESULTS) – DTD Exclusive

By JEFF WITHEY MIDDLETOWN, NY- Using “the exact plan that worked to perfection and having the results end up in the reverse of last year”...

Friesen Beats Hearn for Eastern States 100 Win (RESULTS) – DTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT MIDDLETOWN, NY - Stewart Friesen now has a chance at a $60,000 Eastern States Weekend after capturing Saturday's Eastern States 100 for...

Gary Edwards Jr wins the pole for the Eastern States Small Block 100 –...

By: Ken Bruce Middletown, NJ - Gary Edwards Jr has been racing at the storied Orange County Fair Speedway for more years than he cares...

Leiby Muscles His Way to Eastern States Sportsman Win (RESULTS) – DTD Exclusive

By MIKE MALLETT MIDDLETOWN, NY - Jesse Leiby went from sixth to first one lap from the conclusion of Friday night's Sportsman 50-lap feature at...

Friesen Beats Bachetti for Hard Clay Finale Victory at Orange County (RESULTS) – DTD...

By MIKE MALLETT MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. – Stewart Friesen blasted by Andy Bachetti on a late race restart to claim the ‘Hard Clay Finale’ at the...

Allison Ricci Raising Awareness On and Off the Track for Breast Cancer Awareness

By RYAN HILL NEW PALTZ, NY – October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and across the nation there are individuals, schools, organizations, professional athletes, businesses...

NJ-PA Area Drivers Set Plans For Thursday Night’s Behrent’s ‘Hard Clay Finale’ At Orange...

MIDDLETOWN, NY – Conjuring up memories of days gone by and the Tri-Track Series encompassing Orange County Fair Speedway and the now-closed Flemington (N.J.)...






Other Racing News

Johnson Leads the Stampede at Albany-Saratoga in Winning Short Track Super Series Event

MALTA, NY - Marc Johnson got his first ever Short Track Super Series win on Wednesday night at the Albany-Saratoga Speedway in the Stampede...

Varin Takes Down Fonda Small-Block Modifieds

FONDA, NY - Bobby Varin crossed the line first in Wednesday night's 25-lap small-block Modified open at the Fonda Speedway.  Varin dominated the main-event...

“The Gladiator” at Genesee Now Available LIVE Online on DTD TV Thursday Night

By RICH VLECK BATAVIA, NY - The action of the Genesee Speedway will extend far beyond the city limits of Batavia this Thursday Night. The entire five-card...

Utica-Rome Speedway ready to go for “Friday Night Dirt Double” featuring the All-Star Circuit...

VERNON, NY - On August 17, Utica-Rome Speedway roars to life for a rare Friday night race night when Tony Stewart’s Arctic Cat All-Star...

Super DIRTcar Series Celebrates Labor Day at Weedsport Speedway with NAPA Super DIRT Week...

CONCORD, NC – The Super DIRTcar Series visits Weedsport Speedway for the final time in 2018 to race the Labor Day Double Play 100....

ASCoC Headling OCFS Saturday, August 18

MIDDLETOWN, NY - The lightning-fast 410 Sprint Cars of the Tony Stewart-owned Arctic Cat All-Star Circuit of Champions Sprint Car Series will headline the...

Nostalgia Tour at Airborne

PLATTSBURGH, NY – The Dirt Modified Nostalgia Tour is set to make their second appearance in as many years at the Airborne Park Speedway...

2018 Poker Series Returns to Bridgeport with Rumble on the River

SWEDESVILLE, NJ - The Rumble on the River will see the return of the 811 Dig Safe Poker Series to the 5/8th mile of the...

Half-Price Grandstand Admission for Jeep Drivers Saturday at New Egypt

NEW EGYPT, NJ - Eastern AutoParts Warehouse's Jeep Night is set to roll into New Egypt Speedway on Saturday, August 18. On this night,...

Highly Anticipated COMP Cams Topless 100 Awaits

BATAVIA, OH - One of the most highly anticipated events of the season awaits the Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series competitors this weekend. The...